Category Archives: cooking

Knit Club Chocolate Cookies

I am back from Holiday – lakeland in the snow. A spectacular part of the world and I found two great yarn shops to visit as well. On our first day we visited Ulverston to get food and for me … Continue reading

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Snowdon view Pizza oven

sunday we cooked pizza and bread and slow roasted a belly of norfolk pork in the oven in the garden – the pork and bread were really very successful. The pizza dough and bread was made with a mixture of … Continue reading

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an oven in the garden

We have built an oven in the garden – we like to turn the Rayburn in the kitchen off in the summer because it makes the house to warm and it is hard to sleep well. But there are somethings … Continue reading

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Another knitting group cake.

Wasn’t going to make a cake for the knitting group this week. Thinking maybe someone else would bring one. Then late afternoon I thought better make one just in case. My mood has been a bit low and ¬†baking a … Continue reading

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surprisingly fruity spaghetti

I thought I might have been able to blog about sailing this week as we had a little trip planned even went so far as arranging a dog sitter. Well it did n’t happen it was too windy for me … Continue reading

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almond and pear cake

another cake cooked in the tiny oven. I’ve just eaten a small piece and it really is delicious – this is another recipe from River Cottage Everyday¬†that i have adapted again I used spelt but white this time dairy free … Continue reading

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Knitting group cake made

Here is the cake baked in this tiny oven – as you can see it got a little burnt down one edge so if I ever try again to bake a cake in the little oven I must remember to … Continue reading

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knitting group cake

tomorrow a knitting group will start at my place there are hopefully five of us. I am going to bake a cake for this occasion – I was thinking about a honey and almond cake.     I have turned … Continue reading

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